3606 30th Ave #3f, Astoria, NY 11103 | (H) 614 620 1901 | (C) 614 620 1901 |

Professional Summary 

Versatile photographer with experience managing a team of photographers/videographers in a multi studio, high turn around
environment. Passionate about all areas of photography, & used to handling multiple projects and adhering to strict deadlines.


Retouching and color correction                                                       Advanced lighting & studio knowledge
Digital enhancements                                                                     Video editing
Strong compositional skills                                                        Experienced manager
Superb attention to detail                                                                            Portrait/Wildlife/Documentary/Composite Photography

Work History 

Photo & Video Manager                                                                                                                             04/2012 to 07/2015

Ocean Images – Holland America Line Cruise Ships

Managed a team of 5 to 6 photographers and 1 videographer
Oversaw 5 color & 1 high-end B&W portrait studios
Ran the video department overseeing all aspects from shooting & editing all the way to final production
Responsible for all detailed photo editing, color correction and post production of all prints
Detailed technical maintenance knowledge of Fuji 570 & 370 mini wet labs, running and fixing them regularly
Extensive knowledge of Photoshop/Bridge/Final Cut Pro, working with each for many hours per day
Responsible for meeting all production deadlines in a high volume environment, with a tight turnaround period
Responsible for meeting all revenue targets set by cruise line and head office, on a cruise by cruise basis
Ran the photo gallery, in charge of all cross promotion with various departments to maximize revenue & customer

Assistant Manager                                                                                                                                     09/2011 to 04/2012

Ocean Images – Holland America Line cruise ships

Assisting the manager with post production of all prints
Assisting the manager with maintenance of photo printers
Shooting one of the color portrait studios 4 times per cruise for the formal evenings
Oversaw and aided rest of team to set up all studios and lighting correctly
Assisting manager in running the photo gallery and selling the images to the guests

Videographer                                                                                                                                            01/2011 to 09/2011

Ocean Images – Holland America Line Cruise Ships

Produced a series of 4 DVD's per cruise documenting the guests onboard experience, shows, shore excursions, and more
Edited all footage to produce the final product while reporting to the manager
Shot one of the color photo studios 4 times per cruise for the formal evenings

Worked in the photo gallery selling images to the guests while providing a high level of customer service
Made regular promo's to be shown throughout the ship to boost sales of the product

Photographer                                                                                                                                            04/2010 to 01/2011

Ocean Images – Holland America Line Cruise Ships

Photographed guests as they embarked the ship, on the gangway as they left the ship, and on certain locations on shore

Set up and shot one of the color portrait studios 4 times per cruise for the formal evenings

Worked in the photo gallery selling images to the guests while providing a high level of customer service


Bachelor of Arts: Photography & Media Arts - UCA - England                                                                                                                                                                                2006

  • ID#: 93378
  • Location: Astoria, NY , 11103

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